Synonyms of jerky in English:

jerky


See definition of jerky

adjective

1‘the jerky movements of a frightened horse’

SYNONYMS

convulsive, spasmodic, fitful, twitchy, paroxysmal, shaking, shaky, tremulous, uncontrolled, uncontrollable

ANTONYMS

fluid, smooth

2‘the coach drew to a jerky halt’

SYNONYMS

jolting, lurching, bumpy, bouncy, jarring, rough

rare jouncing

ANTONYMS

smooth